Lecturer / Visiting Assistant Professor (NTT)

Amherst, Massachusetts
Mar 21, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst (www.umass.edu/pbs/) invites applications for one full-time non-tenure track position (renewable up to three years) starting fall semester 2017.  The Visiting Assistant Professor will be provided with research support and mentoring through placement in an active research lab; potential sponsoring labs are listed at https://www.umass.edu/pbs/vapp. This position will also have a teaching load of three-courses per year.

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Psychology, Neuroscience, or a related discipline.  Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement describing their program of research, a statement describing their teaching philosophy and experience, and the names of at least three references.  Applicants should apply by the priority deadline of April 17, 2017 in order to ensure consideration. For detailed information on the position and to submit materials online, please go to: http://umass.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=82547

The University of Massachusetts Amherst is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities an encourages applications from these and other protected group members. In reviewing applicants, we will favorably factor personal experiences, or experiences helping others, in overcoming barriers to an academic career or degree and/or other experiences with students and colleagues from diverse backgrounds or perspectives.